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Jack Greenbaum scrapbook and interviews, 1961-1978

Jack Greenbaum scrapbook and interviews, 1961-1978

Greenbaum, Jack

Dentist, Collector

Collection Information

Size: 0.3 linear ft.

Summary: Scrapbook compiled by Greenbaum relating to various artists; and untranscribed interviews, including two of Herman Somberg conducted by Greenbaum, ca. 1965; two of Greenbaum conducted by Vivienne Wechter, 1961 and 1978; and one of Greenbaum conducted by Hilda Weltman, 1968.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jack Greenbaum: collector and dentist; New York, N.Y. and an intimate friend of Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Hugo Weber. He did their dental work and was given their paintings in payment.


Donated 1978 by Dr. Jack Greenbaum.

Additional Forms Available

Scrapbook: microfilm reel 1425 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Microfilmed portion (scrapbook) must be consulted on microfilm. Use of untranscribed interviews requires an appointment and is limited to AAA; Washington, D.C. office.

How to Cite This Collection

Jack Greenbaum scrapbook and interviews, 1961-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.